What makes SE Asia a preferred destination for many ambitious Indians
An insightful take on why many Indians are moving to SE Asia to launch their ventures.
Variable pay incentive is real motivation behind retaining employees: Lavanya Nalli
Nalli is a believer in Darwin’s concept of survival of th...
Commerce ministry working on new export incentive scheme
Currently, exporters of goods avail incentives under the Merchandise Exports from In...
Preparing incentive package for exporters to address their woes: Suresh Prabhu
Suresh Prabhu asserted that there has been a sharp decline in credit to the export sector and the department of commerce has taken up the matter with the finance ministry and with the RBI.
Cabinet clears Rs 10,000 crore FAME II scheme
The FAME scheme with an outlay of Rs 10,000 crore over a period of three years will be implemented with effect from April 1, 2019.
Incentives only for industries with 70% local staff: Kamal Nath
"Our schemes of providing incentives of investment will only be imposed after 70% people from MP get employment. People from states like Bih...
Exporters may get incentives based on R&D, specific clusters under new FTP
The commerce ministry is working on recasting the existing export incentive schemes in line with the global trade norms of WTO.
Scaling small businesses with alternative finance
Although some platforms are still actively working, there is no proper regulatory framework for equity-based crowd funding and has remained as a grey area awaiting further input from SEBI.
Indian government raises incentives to some small exporters: RBI
The eligible exporters will be able to avail rupee export credit from banks at 5 percent lower, compared to the earlier 3 percent, the RBI said.
India considers moving WTO against US over withdrawal of import sops
Trade experts said that India has the option to drag the US in the WTO dispute over the GSP issue.
Government brings India’s economy into focus amid privatization push
India has jumped 14 places to 63rd in the World Bank’s annual rankings for ease of doing business, rolled back a levy on foreign funds, injected $10 billion into sick banks and relaxed foreign direct investment rules in coal mining, contract manufacturing and single-brand retail trading.
View: Govt and NSSO should not hide data, but make them public to improve them
Now, the Modi government has announced not to release the 2017-18 NSSO survey. These are bad practices.
Government approves strategic disinvestment of BPCL, 4 other PSUs
The government will sell its 53.29% stake in BPCL after taking out Numaligarh refinery from its portfolio.
Budget 2019: Tax break for Rs 5 lakh earners is huge tax planning incentive for middle income group
Taxpayers very close to the threshold limit will have to ensure their income does not exceed Rs 5 lakh.
Union Cabinet approves incentives for Oil & Gas recovery
The govt will charge half of the Rs 4,500 per tonne cess levied on oil produced from nominated fields of state-owned ONGC and Rajasthan block of private sector Vedanta Ltd through EOR and IOR projects.
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